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Principal Resource Manager

Northrop Grumman | McLean VA 22101 USA | Full Time | Posted: 09/20/2019

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Do you desire a patriotic role and the chance to defend our nation's cyber infrastructure? Do you enjoy learning about new technologies and how they can be used to provide cutting edge services to our customers? If so, then look to join the Northrop Grumman Mission Systems team.

The Principal Resource Manager position will be located in McLean, VA. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Position Description:

* Manage availability for 200+ labor resources on a multi task order IDIQ contract with several components to include subcontractors.

* Assist program managers to effectively leverage resources across all task areas by developing and maintaining an enterprise-level prospective of resource allocations.

* Provide cost effective approach to enable program-wide service level achievements.

* Ensure resource management performance meets or exceeds contractual required service levels (e.g. filling vacant positions within required timeframes).

* Responsible for day-to-day resource projections, forecasting, staffing and scheduling operations to meet the planning efforts of the program's short-term, long-term and quick response efforts.

* Responsible for driving all program staffing operations and processes with Northrop Grumman and partner companies' hiring authorities to ensure necessary personnel fill rate. This includes providing a pipeline candidate pool to meet unexpected departures and surge situations.

* Provide periodic communications and updates to stakeholders to ensure effective staffing management and coordination, including with internal company matrix stakeholders.

* Initiate contingency plans for critical and short-term resource needs to ensure that adequate staffing is delivered to meet customer requirements.

* Develop positive working relationships with program operational leaders and managers; as well as liaison with NG's HR/talent acquisition specialists, matrix hiring managers, functional managers, and partners to facilitate the appropriate program staffing levels.

* Maintain quality and accurate job descriptions for all program positions; participate in interviews, as needed.

* Support current program orientation and on-boarding material and processes for all staff joining the program.

* Maintain accurate staffing and management data required along with demonstrated ability to redesign and optimize business processes.

* The resource manager function will maintain a database of staff to ensure they are up to date on security awareness training, certifications and other required training.

* Initiate and manage the program's interaction and relations with colleges/universities and research organizations to support program staffing goals.

Basic Qualifications - To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below. This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or 4.

* Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 6 years' experience required for level 3 role. An additional 4 years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

* Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 10 years' experience required for level 4 role. An additional 4 years of experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.

* Active or ability to obtain Top Secret Security Clearance with SCI eligibility is required. In addition, selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment.

* A minimum of 5 years of hands-on experience in project management, business planning/management and/or operations support is required.

* Must be able to work across all levels of management within NG business line and matrix organization and teammate companies.

* Negotiation and conflict resolution skills are required.

* The ability to organize, evaluate and assess data, then make appropriate timely recommendations based on the review is required.

Preferred Qualifications - Candidates with these preferred skills will be given preferential consideration:

* Current active DHS SCI and EOD.

* Experience working with DHS customer organization.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Location McLean, VA, 22101, United States
Categories Computer Software

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